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These Women Are Working Behind The Scenes To Help Women Get Elected — EXCLUSIVE

The year is still young, but already, American women are breaking records. Since the 2016 election, female candidates have been signing up to run for elected office at unprecedented levels. And it appears that this trend isn't limited to the names on…
By Hannah Golden

Survivors Of The Parkland Shooting Are Slamming Donald Trump For This Awful Tweet

Valentine's Day 2018 will be remembered as one of the most tragic days in United States history. On Feb. 14, a school in the town of Parkland, Florida was attacked by a mass shooter in one of the deadliest school shootings in this nation's history. G…
By Bernadette Deron

The ShibSibs Absolutely Killed Their Short Dance Routine & The Video Has Me Dying

What are the Winter Olympics without figure skating, am I right? I personally think that this is the one of the best events to come out of the the winter games. I love it all — the drama, the pageantry, and the skill that it takes to become and Olymp…
By Bernadette Deron

Three Figure Skate Pairs Did Their Ice Dance To “Despacito” & Twitter Is Screaming

From figure skating to ice dancing, the Winter Olympics never cease to amaze me. I can hardly walk in a straight line on the solid ground much less salsa on slippery ice. These impressive Olympians have been conquering back to back ice dancing routin…
By Shelby Black

The Shibutani Siblings’ Short Dance Music Is Keeping With A Theme, & Here’s Why

One Winter Olympics event category that always stands out to me is ice dancing. Not only because it sounds like the title to a bunch of Disney movie songs, but also because it's a lot of fun to watch (and I understand what's going on). Pairs put on a…
By Daniella Bondar

Another Ex-Trump Aide Is Pleading Guilty In The Russia Investigation, Reports Say

Since President Donald Trump beat out Hillary Clinton for the Oval Office, Russia's involvement in the results of the 2016 election have come under investigation. Special counsel Robert Mueller has been leading the charge and slowly hacking through …
By Daniella Bondar

This Story About The Jamaican Bobsled Team’s Rescued Sled Is Like An IRL Movie

Help truly does come from the most unlikely of places, and this story proves it. The Jamaican Olympic Bobsled team is arguably one of the most obsessed over topics in the 2018 Winter Olympics, so everyone was in a panic when their coach suddenly left…
By Shelby Black

Adam Rippon Is Coming Back For The Rest Of The Olympics & Twitter Is Pumped

Bronze-medal winning Olympian, Adam Rippon, has quickly become a national treasure as the 28-year-old figure skater on Team USA has been killing it on and off the ice. All good (nay, great) things must come to an end, though, and Rippon completed his…
By Collette Reitz

The Florida School Shooting Survivors Are Marching On Washington To Demand Action

In the aftermath of the tragedy that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, the survivors of the mass shooting are speaking out and taking action. Witnessing the terrifying events of…
By Collette Reitz

Gus Kenworthy Had A Sweet Olympic Moment With His Boyfriend & Twitter Is Loving It

The Winter Olympics are well underway, and there has been no shortage of exciting moments. On Saturday night, Feb. 17, Team USA freestyle skier, Gus Kenworthy, prepared for the Men's Slopestyle competition, and he shared a sweet moment with his boyfr…
By Collette Reitz

Paul Fentz Skated To Music From 'Game Of Thrones' & The Video Is Intense

Game of Thrones fans got a surprise during the Men's Single Free Skating portion of the Olympics in PyeongChang. Why? Because one of the skaters performed to music straight from the show. A German figure skater got into character before hitting the i…
By Amanda Fama

Lindsey Vonn Didn't Win The Gold For Her Super-G, But The Vid Will Make You Proud

I am a major Lindsey Vonn fan. In addition to being an awesome skier, she seems super outgoing, and she also has an incredibly determined spirit... which is why I was pretty bummed that she didn't place on the Super-G course during her last Olympic e…
By Lizzy Rosenberg

Yuzuru Hanyu Won The Gold For His Free Skate & You Need To See The Video

Along with most of the U.S., I was obviously rooting for our beloved Adam Rippon to snag the gold during the Olympic men's free skate competition. And even though he kicked butt, Adam lost to a really stellar skater from Japan. Yuzuru Hanyu won the g…
By Lizzy Rosenberg

Adam Rippon's Passionate Individual Free Skate Will Give You So Many Goosebumps

I try to watch as much of the 2018 Winter Olympics as I can, but I make sure to set reminders for myself so I remember to watch all of my top favorite athletes compete. In addition to setting aside time to watch Lindsay Vonn (because, duh), and while…
By Lizzy Rosenberg

Paul Fentz Skated To Music From 'Game Of Thrones' & Twitter Is Living For It

Figure skating is one of my favorite Winter Olympic sports to watch, and it's always a delight to watch the non-American skaters we don't know too much about shine in unexpected routines. Such is the case for German figure skater Paul Fentz, who perf…
By Kristen Perrone

Nathan Chen Had The Biggest Skate Of His Life & You Should See It

On Saturday, Feb. 17 in PyeongChang, South Korea (Friday night in the United States), Nathan Chen performed his free skate at the 2018 Winter Olympics. This was his second and final skate in the individual men's competition as the 18-year-old made hi…
By Joseph Milord

Here’s Why Olympics Fans Have Been Throwing Pooh (The Bear) At This Figure Skater

On Friday, Feb. 16 in PyeongChang, South Korea (Thursday night in the U.S.), something spectacular happened on the Winter Olympics skating rink. No, I'm not talking about the 50 million attempted quads. I'm talking about the tons of people who threw …
By Alexandra Svokos

This Olympian's Skate To Imagine Dragons Is So Intense

Sometimes, an ice skating routine is all about the jumps. But in other routines, it's the music that catches your attention. The latter is definitely the case with Moris Kvitelashvili's free skate, which uses Imagine Dragons as its soundtrack. Kvitel…
By Alexandra Svokos

13 Russians Were Charged With Interfering In The Election & Here's What That Means

On Friday, Feb. 16, FBI Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III issued indictments against more than a dozen individuals. This is the latest development of the investigation into Russian meddling in the American electoral process. The list of who was c…
By Hannah Golden

Disneyland Is Selling Rose Gold Churros & You Need To See How Pretty They Look

You have to admit that part of the fun of a Disneyland outing is indulging in all of the tasty theme park treats. The park always has the perfect bite for whatever snacking mood you might be in, and the latest Disneyland offering is both delicious an…
By Collette Reitz

5 Rosé-Flavored Foods & Desserts You Never Knew Existed

If you live in a part of the country that really goes all-out for winter (I'm taking two feet of snow, below-zero temperatures, and salt stains on everything), then you're probably ticking off the days on your countdown to summer. Even if you live in…
By Collette Reitz